PM in China to lead Pakistan delegation at Boao Forum for Asia



Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is in China to lead Pakistan delegation at Boao Forum Annual Conference for Asia, Aaj News reported. 

According to Foreign Office Spokesperson, main theme of the conference is “An Open and Innovative Asia for a World of greater Prosperity”.

The Prime Minister will be one of the keynote speakers at the Forum along with President Xi Jinping, and other leaders attending the Annual Forum.

The Prime Minister will also hold bilateral meetings with Chinese and other world leaders.


From Pakistan, a high-level delegation comprising Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif and Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal are accompanying Prime Minister Abbasi.

Other attendees include Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Mongolian Prime Minister Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh, Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde.